Nancy Lou Walls

SEAL HARBOR – Nancy Lou Walls, 80, died Sept. 9, 2016, at a Bangor hospital. She was born March 28, 1935, in Otter Creek, the daughter of Lewis Franklin and Colinette (Turnball) Leland.

Nancy graduated from Mount Desert High School, Northeast Harbor in 1954. She married her beloved husband of 62 years, Edgar Nickerson Walls, on Oct. 3, 1954. They shared a wonderful life together and had two daughters, grandchildren and great-grandchildren that filled their lives. Nancy was a past member of The Abby Chapel, UCC of Seal Harbor; an avid quilter; a member of the Island Quilters and truly enjoyed the time and friendship she shared with the Tuesday Quilting Group.

Besides her husband, Nancy is survived by two daughters, Kathy Norwood and husband, Bruce, of Town Hill and Linda Szeliga and husband, James, Newmarket, N.H.; four grandchildren, Justin Norwood and wife, Katy; Drew Szeliga and wife, Elizabeth; Jessica Seavey and husband, Cody; Duncan Szeliga and wife, Katy Mae; six great-grandchildren, Lily, Avery, Luke, Westley, Grafton and Elena; her best friend and sister Sylvia Smith and husband, Rodney; many nieces, nephews, brothers and sister-in-laws and special friends. Nancy was predeceased by a brother, Gordon Leland.

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. Interment will be at Seal Harbor Cemetery with reception to follow at Seal Harbor Community Center.

Those who desire may make contributions in Nancy’s memory to the Seal Harbor Library, P.O. Box 135, Seal Harbor, ME 04675.

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